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  1. Post-infection hydrocephalus with multiple intraventricular septations is a complex issue in neurosurgery, with multiple treatment options available. The authors reviewed the results of neuroendoscopic cyst wa...

    Authors: Mohamed Mohsen Amen, Mohamed Badran, Ahmed Zaher, Amr Farid Khalil, Ibrahim Abdelaal and Mahmoud Saad
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:65
  2. Pituitary apoplexy (PA) is a rare but potentially life-threatening condition. While it is uncommon, it can present with findings that are clinically indistinguishable from acute bacterial meningitis. We report...

    Authors: Azad Malikov, Zeynep Daglar, Kaan Aygun and Denizhan Divanlioglu
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:63
  3. To review the influence of metabolic dysfunction of glucose after traumatic brain injury on patient mortality.

    Authors: Loraine Quintana-Pajaro, Huber S. Padilla-Zambrano, Yancarlos Ramos-Villegas, Daniela Lopez-Cepeda, Andrea Andrade-Lopez, Samer Hoz, Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar, Andrei F. Joaquim, William A. Florez Perdomo and Tariq Janjua
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:62
  4. The incidence of spinal cord tumors (SCTs) in a population considering sex, age, histopathology, and emplacement position of tumors is different between various regions. Therefore, the present study aimed to e...

    Authors: Farideh Iravanpour, Majid Reza Farrokhi, Seyed Reza Mousavi, Ahmad Soltani and Mahshid Hosseini
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:60
  5. Recurrent artery of Heubner (RAH) infarction is a potential complication following the surgical clipping of anterior communicating artery (A-comm) aneurysms. RAH plays a crucial role in supplying blood to the ...

    Authors: Oday Atallah, Yasser F. Almealawy, Omar Wawi, Ved Maurya, Md Moshiur Rahman and Amit Agrawal
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:59
  6. This study aims to access the perspective of medical students toward practicing neurosurgery after MBBS and also to identify factors responsible for low affinity among medical students in pursuing neurosurgery...

    Authors: Misbah Kaleem, Musaddiq Kaleem, Alishba Anwar, Sarah Anis, Yumna Zafar and Muhammad Tanveer Alam
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:58
  7. Systematically review and analyze the published literature on the safety and efficacy of Surpass flow diverter in terms of mortality, functional outcome, complication rate, and aneurysm occlusion rate.

    Authors: William A. Florez-Perdomo, Tariq Janjua, Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar, Adesh Shrivastava, Sumit Raj and Amit Agrawal
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:57
  8. Cranioplasty is the surgical correction of a cranial defect. Three-dimensional software designs have allowed patient-specific single-step cranial reconstruction for neuroprotection and cosmesis. Ultra-high mol...

    Authors: Mariam S. K. Abdelwahed, Mamdouh S. Ahmed, Ahmed S. Kamel Abdelwahed and Mohamed M. Aziz
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:56
  9. Arachnoid cysts (ACs) account for about 1% of all intracranial mass lesions. The Sylvian fissure is the most common site of ACs which are usually asymptomatic. Traumatic rupture of arachnoid cysts complicated ...

    Authors: Fakhreddin Sabooniha and Ghasem Baghershahi
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:42
  10. Myelomeningocele is the most common neural tube defect in our environment. Initial surgical management involves untethering and water-tight dural closure. Single-continuous dural repair is more straightforward...

    Authors: Usman Daibu, Aliyu Muhammad Koko and Babagana Usman
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:55
  11. Pilocytic astrocytoma (PA) is a central nervous system (CNS) World Health Organization (WHO) grade 1 glial tumor that is highly prevalent in children and young adults. The main aim of the study was to assess t...

    Authors: Shabnam Akhtar Ahmed, Navanil Barua, Nabajyoti Borah, Inamul Haque, Ananya Barman and Iman Dandapath
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:45
  12. Traumatic brain injury has a crippling impact on sufferers’ quality of life, and numerous therapy techniques are being researched to address this problem. In this study, we compared the superiority of HS again...

    Authors: Umer Iqbal, Aashish Kumar, Syed Ali Arsal, Muhammad Ashir Shafique, Shafin Bin Amin, Adarsh Raja, Rabbia Aqeel and Sameeka Waqas
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:54
  13. The main aim of surgical intervention for unstable sacral fractures is to obtain a solid construct across the lumbopelvic junction to allow for early mobilization. Both iliosacral screw fixation (ISF) and lumb...

    Authors: Abdelrahman Magdy Elhabashy, Ahmed Abdelaziz Fayed and Islam Sorour
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:41
  14. The glossopharyngeal nerve is both a sensitive and motor entity that emerges from the posterior lateral sulcus of the bulb and exits the skull through the jugular foramen. Schwannomas arising from glossopharyn...

    Authors: Kantenga Dieu Merci Kabulo, Kazuhito Takeuchi, Yasuo Yamada, Afsal Sharafundeen, Kazadi Kaluile Ntenga Kalangu and Yoko Kato
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:53
  15. White cord syndrome is an unexpected and dreaded complication of decompression surgery in cervical myelopathy with an unforeseeable prognosis. Ischemic reperfusion injury has been advocated as an underlying pa...

    Authors: Vishal Kumar, Ankit Rai and Sarvdeep Singh Dhatt
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:52
  16. Although it is well known that performing decompressive craniectomy (DC) in cases of swollen middle cerebral artery infarction (SMCAI) improves patient outcomes, limited evidence presently exists on the likeli...

    Authors: Safwat Abouhashem, Mohammed Bafaquh, Ahmed Assem, Mahmoud M. Taha, Mohammed ELSherif, Shawkat El-Atawy, Maryam Hashem and Hany Eldawoody
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:51
  17. Traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) are among the leading causes of death and disability in younger age groups. Current guidelines to prevent infection in compound depressed fractures of the skull recommend fragme...

    Authors: Ahmed M. Elsabaa, Hany Eldawoody, Mariam S. K. Abdelwahed and Mohamed M. Aziz
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:50
  18. Surgical management is one of the mainstay management options for cerebrovascular diseases, which is not only curative but also preventive. However, there's a gap between the surgical management of cerebrovasc...

    Authors: Kehinde Alare, Joshua Opanike, Temidayo Adebayo, AbdulSalam Owonikoko, Mariam Edun and Qudus Tajudeen
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:49
  19. Ectopic meningiomas are rare neoplasms that occur entirely outside the intracranial and intraspinal cavities and account for only 1–2% of all meningiomas. These tumors have been reported at various sites, howe...

    Authors: Balu Vijayan, Asha Arjunan, Priya Balakrishnan, Anitha Mathews, Jiji Valsalamony, Neelima Radhakrishnan and Nijo Jose
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:47
  20. The spinal intradural mass lesions represent a challenge in microsurgical practices. The intraoperative precise localization and characterization of these lesions must be achieved to avoid excessive exposure a...

    Authors: Wael Abd Elrahman Ali Elmesallamy, Hesham Yakout, Sami Hassanen and Magdy Elshekh
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:38
  21. Catastrophic intraoperative bleeding is a major complication of surgical removal of invasive vertebral hemangioma. Interventional neuroradiology techniques could be more useful tools to manage such hemorrhagic...

    Authors: Ahmed Elsayed Sultan, Tamer Hassan, Mohamed Abdelbary and Amr Elwany
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:39
  22. Arising from different anatomical structures of the spine, chronic low back pain is one of the leading causes of disability, and its management is still controversial. Thus, appropriate and effective managemen...

    Authors: Goertz Dunia Mirenge, Mohamed Elsayed Abdel Bary, Amr Hamdy Elwany and Wael Mohamed Mohamed Moussa
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:40
  23. Lesser wing of sphenoid joins the body of sphenoid by two roots which are separated by the optic canal. Optic canal is a communicating channel between orbit and middle cranial fossa, forming a passage for the ...

    Authors: Eti Sthapak, Navbir Pasricha, Shamrendra Narayan, Anamika Gaharwar and Rajan Bhatnagar
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:46
  24. Intramedullary spinal cord metastasis (ISCM) is a rare pathologic entity. To the best of our knowledge, this is the second case of ISCM due to esophageal adenocarcinoma reported in the literature.

    Authors: Fresnel Lutèce Ontsi Obame, Inas El Kacemi, Yao Christian Hugues Dokponou, Jawad Laaguili, Moussa Elmi Saad, Salami Mohcine, Abad Cherif El Asri and Miloud Gazzaz
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:37
  25. The computer aided diagnosis (CAD) algorithms are considered crucial during the treatment planning of cerebral aneurysms (CA), where segmentation is the first and foremost step. This paper presents a segmentat...

    Authors: Yousra Regaya, Abbes Amira and Sarada Prasad Dakua
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:33
  26. Moyamoya disease (MMD) is a chronic cerebrovascular occlusive disease that can results in a variety of neurological deficits. We describe a very rare presentation of MMD in the form of bilateral sudden sensori...

    Authors: Mohamed Nabil Elmarawany
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:29
  27. Meningoencephalocele (ME) is an herniation of brain parenchyma covered by meninges through a bone defect and could be malformative or secondary. Except for rarer cases of spontaneous form, ME is usually due to...

    Authors: Alessandro Pesce, Daniele Armocida, Gianpaolo Petrella, Alessandro Frati and Angelo Pompucci
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:31
  28. Epidural hematoma constitutes a common condition in neuro-traumatology. If its acute form is well known, the chronic one remains less described.

    Authors: Nicaise Kpègnon Agada, Nourou Dine Adeniran Bankole, Mèhomè Wilfried Dossou, Omar Boladji Adébayo Badirou, Emeka Alfred Clement, Fresnel Lutèce Ontsi Obame, Laté Dzidoula Lawson, Romeo Bujiriri Murhega, Arsène Daniel Nyalundja, Nukunté David Lionel Togbenon, Thierry Alihonou and Yao Christian Hugues Dokponou
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:32
  29. Acute Subdural hematoma is a very crucial entity in traumatic brain injury, presented with disabling morbid complications and a high mortality rate; therefore, it is a massive socio-economic burden, leading to...

    Authors: Heba Mohamed Azouz, Hussein Mohammed Hussein Soffar, Waleed Abdelaal Abbass, Ahmed El-said Ahmed and Mohamed Tarek El-far
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:30
  30. Intracranial arterial aneurysms in the paediatric age group constitute less than 5% of all aneurysms. The most common form is spontaneous dissecting aneurysms (SDAs) (Peron et al. in Acta Neurochir 152(9):1511...

    Authors: Mohammad Shahnawaz Alam, Vikas Chandra Jha and Vivek Sharan Sinha
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:34
  31. Pointing out our surgical strategy and experience in selection of surgical approaches in giant pituitary adenomas patients and its relation to surgical and clinical outcome.

    Authors: Mahmoud Saad, Ahmed Nageeb Taha, Samer Serag, Hosam Shata and Wael K. Zakaria
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:35
  32. Olfactory groove meningioma (OGM) is characterized by slow-growing tumors that are frequently bilateral as opposed to unilateral & asymmetrical and may cause progressive frontal lobe compression. We aimed to e...

    Authors: Yasser Bahgat Elsisi, Mohamed Adel Hossen and Saeed Esmaeel Al Emam
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:28
  33. Thoracoscopic spine surgery is a form of minimally invasive spine surgery primarily used to treat thoracic spinal disk herniation and stenosis via endoscopic discectomy and decompression techniques, respective...

    Authors: Mohamed Ragab Nagy
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:24
  34. Primary pilocytic astrocytoma of the CPA (Cerebello-pontine angle), in the pediatric age group is an extremely rare entity, with just three cases reported so far. It mostly arises from the root entry zone of t...

    Authors: Dibya Jyoti Mahakul and Ishwar Chandra Premsagar
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:25
  35. Management of Sports-related injuries have long been recognized and reported to improve medical care for sports-related injuries as well as improve athletes’ health, fitness, safety, and well-being. Various an...

    Authors: Safwat Abouhashem
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:21
  36. To systematically review the evidence for intrathecal or intraventricular plus intravenous administration of antibiotics compared with standard management for postsurgical meningitis or ventriculitis.

    Authors: William A. Florez-Perdomo, Daniela Escobar-Cardona, Tariq Janjua, Amit Agrawal, Harold Vasquez, Iván David Lozada-Martinez and Luis Rafael Moscote-Salazar
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:20
  37. Sellar and juxta-sellar lesions represent a surgical challenge due their deep and complex relationships to surrounding important neurovascular structures. The basal interhemispheric (BIH) approach, as a midlin...

    Authors: Mohammed Mostafa Agamy, Ahmed AbdelAziz Fayed and Amr Mohamed Elsayed Madkour
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:18
  38. The intracranial chondroma is a sporadic type of benign tumor with an incidence of less than 0.5% of all intracranial tumors. Furthermore, this type of tumor has been reported more frequently at the skull base...

    Authors: Yao Christian Hugues Dokponou, Inas El Kacemi, Fernand Nathan Imoumby, Sofia El Akroud, Mohcine Salami, Abad Cherif Elasri and Miloud Gazzaz
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:19
  39. The percutaneous cannulation of the foramen ovale (FO) is implemented in treating trigeminal neuralgia, diagnosing temporal lobe epilepsy and biopsy petroclival lesions. This study dealt with the question whet...

    Authors: Maximilian Brandstetter, Ammar Mallouhi and François Alesch
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:22
  40. Encephaloceles are considered to be a spectrum of neural tube defects with a herniation of the brain and the meninges through a bony skull defect to the exterior.

    Authors: Ahmed Mahmoud Mustafa, Mohammed Ahmed AbdElaal, Momen Mohamed Almamoun, Ahmed Salah Eldin Saro and Magda Mohamed Ali
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:23
  41. Spinal osteoblastoma needs surgical intervention, and over a decade with advancing technologies, different radiological aids have been utilized in the form of CT scan, fluoroscopy and O arm, but no study has c...

    Authors: Shailesh Ramakant Hadgaonkar, Siddharth Manik Katkade, Pramod Dashrath Bhilare and Parag Kantilal Sancheti
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:17
  42. Meningiomas are the most common intracranial tumors in adult patients. Although the majority of meningiomas are diagnosed as benign, approximately 20% of cases are high-grade tumors that require significant cl...

    Authors: Chadwin Hanna Jr, Matthew Willman, Dwayne Cole, Yusuf Mehkri, Sophie Liu, Jonathan Willman and Brandon Lucke-Wold
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:16
  43. Endovascular embolization techniques are showing an extraordinary potential to treat patients suffering from complex neurovascular malformations. The embolization with liquid embolic agents via Onyx is a promi...

    Authors: Mahmut Yüksel, Marios Psychogios and Kristine Blackham
    Citation: Egyptian Journal of Neurosurgery 2023 38:14

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